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Groton Police officers and members of Plymouth County Sheriif’s K-9 unit stand at attention and salute, honoring K-9 Officer Lola and the partnership of her handler Officer Nick Beltz as Lola prepares to depart station for the last time. Photo by Russell Harris

 “Dogs are our link to paradise. They don’t know evil or jealousy or discontent. To sit with a dog on a hillside on a...

Hollingsworth House. Photo by Russell Harris 

This house at the corner of Main and Hollis streets, known as the Hollingsworth House, is undergoing extensive renovations...

Photo courtesy of Nancy Ohringer.

 
The 44th Annual Groton Community Christmas Concert, this year entitled “When a Child is Born,” was presented last weekend in...

 Photo by Jonathan O’Connor

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by Robert Mingolelli   A Unified Champion School receiving national banner recognition is one that has demonstrated...

After the Storm

by John MacLeod   Photographer Jack McCrossan, who has lived in Groton for 25 years, approaches each photograph as a long...
NBC and MSNBC National Political Correspondent Steve Kornacki shared his insight on the impact of the 2018 midterm elections...

Groton Police officers and members of Plymouth County Sheriif’s K-9 unit stand at attention and salute, honoring K-9 Officer Lola and the partnership of her handler Officer Nick Beltz as Lola prepares to depart station for the last time. Photo by Russell Harris

Hollingsworth House. Photo by Russell Harris 

Photo courtesy of Nancy Ohringer.

 

 Photo by Jonathan O’Connor

After the Storm

Groton Police officers and members of Plymouth County Sheriif’s K-9 unit stand at attention and salute, honoring K-9 Officer Lola and the partnership of her handler Officer Nick Beltz as Lola prepares to depart station for the last time. Photo by Russell Harris

 “Dogs are our link to paradise. They don’t know evil or jealousy or discontent. To sit with a dog on a hillside on a glorious afternoon is to be...
by Connie Sartini      At the request of Indian Hill Music, the town is working with them on developing a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) so that...
by Connie Satini       Following up on discussion from the previous week, Town Manager Mark Haddad advised the Select Board that the town had adopted...
by Connie Sartini      Town Manager Mark Haddad updated the Select Board on the progress of the Florence Roche Elementary School Feasibility Study....
• Housing Production Plan (sponsor: Fran Stanley) • Country Club Housing Feasibility Study (sponsor: Fran Stanley) • Historic Volumes Storage Cabinet...
by Russell Harris      At their Nov. 19 Meeting, the Select Board discussed voter complaints of confusing wording of the marijuana bylaw question on...
To the Editor:     I read with great interest the plea from Art Prest for support in adding two full time firemen/EMT’s to the Groton Fire Department...
Dear Editor:    I read the front page of the Groton Herald this past Friday about the Fire Department Task Force’s “paralysis by analysis” and I was...

News

Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 3:47pm

Groton Police officers and members of Plymouth County Sheriif’s K-9 unit stand at attention and salute, honoring K-9 Officer Lola and the partnership of her handler Officer Nick Beltz as Lola prepares to depart station for the last time. Photo by Russell Harris

 “Dogs are our link to paradise. They don’t know evil or jealousy or discontent. To sit with a dog...
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 3:23pm
by Connie Sartini      At the request of Indian Hill Music, the town is working with them on...
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 3:15pm
by Connie Satini       Following up on discussion from the previous week, Town Manager Mark Haddad...

Obituaries

Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 11:40am
Robert Starr Borden, 85, passed away Friday, October 26, 2018, at the Town and Country Health Care...
Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 10:28am
Robert “Bob” Collins Cadle, age 61, of Lunenburg, formerly a longtime resident of Groton, passed...
Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 4:03pm
Francis G. “Frank” Hoffman Jr., 72, of Ashburnham, formerly of Groton, passed away on Saturday,...

Features

Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 12:59pm

Hollingsworth House. Photo by Russell Harris 

This house at the corner of Main and Hollis streets, known as the Hollingsworth House, is...
Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 12:35pm
by Matthew Flokos, reprinted by permission from the Harvard Press with contextual edits by Groton...
Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 12:28pm
 On November 28 Security Engineered Machinery Co., Inc. (SEM), a Westboro-based leader in high...

Public Notices

Public Notices are also online here.
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 12:43pm
PUBLIC NOTICE    The Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, January 9,...
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 12:41pm
COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS (SEAL)   LAND COURT DEPARTMENT OF THE TRIAL COURT 18 SM 006534 ORDER...
Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 10:00am
TOWN OF GROTON PUBLIC AUCTION    In accordance with Chapter 30B, Section 15 of the Massachusetts...

Sports

Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 12:25pm
The Groton-Dunstable Regional High School boys basketball team opened their season defeating...
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 12:12pm
by Robert Mingolelli   A Unified Champion School receiving national banner recognition is one that...
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 12:07pm
Nashoba Valley Technical High School has selected Aidan Luth of Groton as a November Athlete of the...

Special Announcements

Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 2:44pm
 This holiday season Groton Electric Light is sponsoring the Let There Be Light House Decorating...
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 2:41pm
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 2:33pm
Winter Classes Begin January 2nd-March 7th; for Complete Course Information, Times & Locations...

Happenings

Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 1:51pm
Services for Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran, Groton; First Parish Church of Groton-Unitarian...
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 1:38pm
The Groton Jewish Community provides meals to people in need on Christmas Day. If you or someone...
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 11:55am

After the Storm

by John MacLeod   Photographer Jack McCrossan, who has lived in Groton for 25 years, approaches...

People

Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 12:37pm

Photo courtesy of Nancy Ohringer.

 
The 44th Annual Groton Community Christmas Concert, this year entitled “When a Child is Born,” was...
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 11:40am
NBC and MSNBC National Political Correspondent Steve Kornacki shared his insight on the impact of...
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 11:36am
Michelle Ricotta of Dunstable was recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the...

Schools

Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 3:12pm
by Connie Sartini      Town Manager Mark Haddad updated the Select Board on the progress of the...
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 12:31pm

 Photo by Jonathan O’Connor

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Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 12:19pm
Sandy Pond School Association announces the launch of the first electronic newsletter dedicated to...

Letters

Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 3:04pm
To the Editor:     I read with great interest the plea from Art Prest for support in adding two...
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 3:03pm
Dear Editor:    I read the front page of the Groton Herald this past Friday about the Fire...
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 3:01pm
To Dunstable & Groton Residents,    Through public forums, regularly scheduled meetings and...

Out of Town

Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 12:52pm
Chief James Dow announces that the Dunstable Police Department, in conjunction with the Groton...
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 12:50pm
Our regular fourth Saturday monthly barn dance at the Parish Center for the Arts with Don Heinold...
Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 11:54am
Townsend Conservation Land Trust, a non-profit committed to the preservation and stewardship of...

Public Library

Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 1:25pm
Sign up at gpl.org or call 978-448-8000. Programs sponsored by the GPL Endowment Trust or Town of...
Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 11:39am
Sign up at gpl.org or call 978-448-8000. Programs sponsored by the GPL Endowment Trust or Town of...
Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 8:30am
September 5 through October 6 the Owen Shuman Gallery at the Public Library is featuring paintings...

Groton Herald

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